Bilstein JK All-Trail Sweepstakes


TIMING: The “Bilstein JK All-Trail Sweepstakes” (the “Promotion” or the “Sweepstakes”) begins on May 1, 2012 at 12:00:01 AM Pacific Time (“PT”) and ends on August 31, 2012 at 11:59 PM PT (the “Promotion Period”).

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: Contest is open to: i) all legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, who are at least eighteen (18) years of age at the time of entry, and ii) all legal residents of Canada (excluding the Province of Quebec, where it is void). Employees of ThyssenKrupp Bilstein of America (“Bilstein”, or the “Sponsor”), their affiliates, advertising & promotion agencies, as well as any other entity, or individual, directly associated with this promotion, and the immediate family members (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and/or household members (whether related or not) of these entities, are not eligible to participate.
HOW TO ENTER: Visit the Sponsor’s website at and follow all entry instructions to complete the entry form in its entirety and submit (the “Entry”). Entries must be received between Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 12:00:01 AM PT and Friday, August 31, 2012 at 11:59:59 PM PT. Online entrants are subject to all notices posted online including but not limited to the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy.
Limit: One (1) entry per person per day. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of plays by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that entrant's plays and that entrant may be disqualified.

PRIZES/PRIZE CONDITIONS: There is one (1) Grand Prize Package being offered which includes a 2008 Jeep Wrangler JK vehicle, and a trip for two (2) to Las Vegas, NV to attend the 2012 SEMA (Specialty Equipment Market Association) Show (Wednesday, 10/31/12 to Friday, 11/2/12). Winner will take delivery of the vehicle in Las Vegas, unless otherwise arranged by Winner and Sponsor.

The Grand Prize consists of a travel package (“Travel Package”) for the Finalist and one guest (“Guest”) who must meet all eligibility requirements as outlined in the “Eligibility” section of these Official Rules. Travel Package includes one-way coach air transportation from a major airport nearest the Grand Prize Winner’s residence (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion) for two (2) people who must travel together on same itinerary. Hotel accommodations are for three (3) days/two (2) nights (one room for two (2) people and at a hotel selected by Sponsor in its sole discretion) and will be based on availability at time of booking; and ground transportation from airport to hotel. Grand Prize Winner and Guest must be able to travel to Las Vegas, NV on Wednesday, October 31, 2012, and depart on Friday, November 2, 2012, or Prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner selected. A $300 check will be provided to the Grand Prize Winner for incidental fees incurred during travel. Total Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of the Grand Prize Travel Package is $8,000 (USD). (The difference between the ARV and Actual value of the prize will not be awarded.) Except where otherwise expressly noted in these Official Rules, the selection of all vendors, prizes, products and services is subject to the Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. Prize (and/or any portion thereof) is non-transferable and non-exchangeable. No substitutions or cash redemption of Prize is permitted except that Sponsor retains the right to substitute a Prize of equal or greater retail value (or at Sponsor’s election, the cash value of the applicable prize). Additional restrictions may apply. All other travel expenses not specifically mentioned herein, including but not limited to telephone, food and beverages, gratuities, local ground transportation and taxes, are the sole responsibility of the Winner and his or her Guest. All travel must be taken on the dates specified by the Sponsor or at alternate dates as selected by Sponsor in its sole discretion; no alternative travel dates are available. Winner and Guest must travel on same itinerary. Winner and Guest must both meet eligibility requirements set forth in Eligibility Section of these Official Rules. Winner and Guest are responsible for obtaining any documentation necessary for travel to the destination. Winner and Guest must be able to legally travel to destination. If Winner is not legally eligible for travel to the destination, that Winner will be disqualified and prize will be forfeited in its entirety. Due to the nature of the Prize, Sponsor is not responsible to the Winner if any portion of the travel package is canceled. If a Prize element is not available for any reason, the remaining elements of the Prize shall constitute full satisfaction of Sponsor’s Prize obligation to Winner.

Additionally, the Grand Prize winner will receive a 2008 Jeep Wrangler JK vehicle. The Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of the vehicle is $30,000 (USD). Grand Prize Winner will be solely responsible for all title, license and registration fees; freight, delivery and additional equipment; all federal, state and local taxes; and insurance, gasoline, vehicle maintenance; all other fees and expenses associated with the receipt and use of the prize vehicle. The exterior color and graphics of the Grand Prize vehicle will be coordinated by the Sponsor. Grand Prize Winner must provide proof of valid insurance and a valid driver’s license to take delivery and must take delivery at the SEMA show in Las Vegas, NV. Grand Prize Winner is solely responsible for all federal, state and local taxes on prize. All costs and expenses not expressly specified in these Official Rules are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner. The Prize is non-transferable. No substitution, cash redemption, assignment or transfer of any prize is permitted, but the Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event that an offered prize is unavailable for any reason.
Total ARV of Grand Prize Package is $38,000 (USD).
There is one (1) First Prize winner who will receive a set of four Bilstein 5160 Shocks. The ARV of the First Prize is $800 (USD).
There are four (4) Second Prizes winner who will each receive a set of four Bilstein 5100 Shocks. The ARV of each Second Prize is $600 (USD).
The total ARV of all prizes to be awarded is $41,200 (USD).
No substitution or transfer of prizes permitted, nor is a cash alternative offered, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right for any reason whatsoever to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) of comparable or greater value, at their sole discretion. Winners are responsible for the reporting and payment of all taxes (if any) associated with acceptance and use of any prize offered.

Odds of winning will depend upon total number of eligible entries received.

RANDOM DRAWING: The winners will be selected in a random drawing on or about Friday, September 7, 2012 from among all eligible entries received. The drawing will take place at the Offices of US Sweepstakes and Fulfillment Co., an independent agent of the Sponsor whose decisions are final.

The Winners will be notified by phone, email or mail. If a Canadian entrant is selected as a potential winner, per Canadian law, they must first correctly answer, without assistance of any kind whatsoever, mechanical or otherwise, a mathematical skill-testing question in no more than five (5) minutes. The test will be administered by telephone. If a Canadian potential winner does not answer the skill question correctly, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected. In addition, if any potential winner (US or Canadian) cannot be contacted within five (5) days of notification, if potential winner is found to be ineligible or does not comply with the Official Rules, then the potential winner will be disqualified and the prize forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected by Sponsor in his/her place at random from among all eligible non-winning entries received.

Winners will be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability Release (US) or Declaration (if Canadian) and (where permitted) a Publicity Release within seven (7) days of notification date, or prize will be forfeited. The Grand Prize winner's guest will also be required to sign/return a Liability/Publicity Release before travel documents will be issued. Any winners from the US will be issued an IRS 1099 Misc. Income tax form in January of 2013, in an amount equal to the ARV of the prize, as stated above.

LIMITATION AGAINST LIABILITY: By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and Independent Sweepstakes Administrator, and waive any right to claim ambiguity in regard to the Sweepstakes mechanics, and/or the interpretation of these Official Rules. All entrants, and any selected winners, agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless the Sponsor (ThyssenKrupp Bilstein, 14102 Stowe Drive, Poway, CA 92064), any vendors/prize providers (including, RTM Productions, 130 SE Parkway Court, Franklin, TN 37064) that may be associated with this promotion, and the respective officers and employees of these entities, from and against any claims, damages or liability due to any injuries, damages or losses to any person or property of any kind resulting in whole or in any part, directly or indirectly, from participation in this promotion or the receipt and/or use of any prizes won.

All Entries become the property of the Sponsor. Any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by arbitration. Any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorney's fees. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend part or all of this Sweepstakes should virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes beyond their reasonable control corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Sweepstakes. In such event, Sponsor may review/judge all Eligible Entries received up to the date of cancellation or suspension and award prizes. Sponsor and its promotion and advertising agencies are not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, fraud, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions, whether caused by the Sponsor, users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the promotion or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions which may damage a user's system or limit a participant's ability to participate in the promotion. Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Sponsor’s representatives. Sweepstakes is subject to federal, state, provincial, and local laws.


WINNERS LIST: For written confirmation of the prize winners names and cities/provinces of residence, send a self-addressed stamped envelope, postmarked no later than October 31, 2012 to: “Bilstein JK All-Trail Sweepstakes” Winner Confirmation Request, PO Box 25466, Rochester, NY 14625.

INDEPENDENT SWEEPSTAKES ADMINISTRATOR: This Sweepstakes is being administered by The US Sweepstakes & Fulfillment Co., 625 Panorama Trail, Suite 2100, Rochester, NY 14625.

SPONSOR: ThyssenKrupp Bilstein of America, 14102 Stowe Drive, Poway, CA 92064.

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